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DID YOU KNOW...

Your Lymphatic System plays a big role in removing harmful toxins from your body?

Not only does it remove harmful toxins but it also helps fight infections such as cancer. Through a network of lymph vessels and nodes it collects waste material, fluid, viruses and bacteria that are in body tissue and out of the blood stream.
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  • Boobies 101: 4 Questions We Ask Ourselves About What's Normal ...

    They are the mysterious circle in the middle of our boobies. We all have them and they’re all different and that’s ok! Today we demystify the nipple by answering some common questions.

  • This Is How Breast Cancer Helped Me Find My Voice ...

    Deborah "Zuke" Smith went for recommended mammogram at the age of 40, but the positive results were not the positive outcome she was looking for. When she thought of the word cancer all she saw was a death sentence, but she decided that she was ready to live and share her art with the world.

  • Diy Action: Mz And Emmers Sports Bra Auctions Aim To ...

    MZ & Emmers Sports Bra teams up with amazing female athletes to raise awareness and funds for breast cancer prevention. Over the last 4 years they've supported Keep A Breast in our mission to eradicate breast cancer through education and we love them for it!

  • Can Health Apps Really Change Our Breast Health Behavior?

    There are so many apps out there that want to help improve health, but can a mobile app really change your routine? Grad student Emery Rogers from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill did a study on just that and used our Check Yourself! App as the subject to find out.

  • Keep A Breast October Pretty Pink Picks 2014

    After you #CHECKYOURSELFIE, check out these awesome products on our latest gift guide full of October pink picks! We’re so thankful that these amazing brands have taken the time to help us raise funds and educate young people on breast cancer prevention.

  • Keep A Breast October Punk Pink Picks 2014

    After you #CHECKYOURSELFIE, check out these awesome products on our latest gift guide full of October punk picks! Thanks to all these awesome brands for partnering with us and bringing awareness for breast cancer prevention education.

  • Listening To Her Inner Voice And Checking Her Boobies Saved ...

    When Sharishta was diagnosed with breast cancer she couldn't believe it. She didn't know anything about cancer and she was only 25! She's now learned so much and wants to share it with women (and men) everywhere.

  • What Do You Do When You're 22 And Get Diagnosed ...

    At a pivotal point in a young adult's life, when most people are worrying about college and their first career jobs, Alexandra Silva found a lump in her breast and was diagnosed with breast cancer at only 22. Find out how she dealt with her cancer and the advice she has for young people everywhere.

  • How Can A Young Woman Be Aware Of Any Changes ...

    There’s been an ongoing conversation happening in the breast cancer community for a while. A conversation about whether or not checking yourself helps detect a cancer diagnosis or is even necessary for your own health. In 2009, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force pretty much recommended "against teaching breast self-examination (BSE)." Crazy, right? Here at Keep A Breast, we strongly believe that knowing your body and your "normal" is essential to your health. It's crucial to understand and be aware when something is wrong, even as a teen or young adult.

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The Keep A Breast Foundation™ is the leading youth-focused, global, nonprofit breast cancer organization. Our mission is to eradicate breast cancer for future generations. We provide support programs for young people impacted by cancer and educate people about prevention, early detection, and cancer-causing toxins in our everyday environment.

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